ECU Libraries Catalog

Pitt County digital tobacco history exhibit.

Format Electronic
Publication InfoGreenville, NC : Digitization Center, Joyner Library, East Carolina University, 2001-
Supplemental Content Tobacco exhibit
Other title Tobacco exhibit.
Data characteristicsElectronic image file.
Summary This exhibit documents the rise of the tobacco industry in Pitt County, NC, around the turn of the twentieth century. Digital versions of published and unpublished sources dating from 1889 to 1922 show how tobacco growing, marketing, and processing were developed in Pitt County and Greenville, its seat of government, and allow the user to understand this important phenomenon in the context of socio-economic trends. The exhibit is divided into five categories: business, census, newspapers, records/photos, and warehouses.
General noteTitle from home page.
General noteMaurice C. York, principal investigator, Pitt County digital tobacco history exhibit.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web via the Internet.
Title history noteForms part of: Eastern North Carolina digital history exhibits.

Available Items

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